Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
The Helen F. Graham Cancer Center's Lymphoma Multidisciplinary Center specializes in treating cancers of the blood known as either Hodgkin's or non-Hodgkin's lymphomas.
Your multidisciplinary team
Surgery, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation and, in some cases, stem-cell transplantation are used to treat these cancers. Decades of clinical experience show that combinations of these treatments are often the most effective. Your team will tailer your cancer treatment for you.
When you visit the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, you will meet with a team of doctors in one visit:
- Your hematologist/oncologist specializes in diagnosing and treating cancers of the blood.
- Your surgeon can order diagnostic tests, peform a biopsy to see if your tumor is malignant or operate to remove cancer if necessary.
- Your pathologist will work with your team to examine tumor samples in order to identify and determine the extent of your cancer.
- Your radiation oncologist can pinpoint places where your cancer is growing and use precisely focused X-rays to reduce or destroy it.
Together, these specialists, in consultation with your primary-care doctor and with the support of your care-management team, will work with you to create the most appropriate and effective plan of treatment for your cancer.
Christiana Care Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Newark, DE 19713 directions